Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for a QA Test Analyst was £27,178 in advertised job vacancies in Plymouth during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 1.16% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Plymouth median annual salary £27,178 - -
Devon median annual salary £31,089 £37,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -15.98% +23.33% +23.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies in Plymouth with a recognized job title 80 105 155
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.02% 98.13% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 62 94 116
Plymouth median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +14.75% +1.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,075 £18,000
90th Percentile £51,125 £53,750 £45,000
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% -1.54%

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, QA Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Plymouth region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA